Home » 2014 » September (Page 2)

Is the World Ready For a Wrapper You Can Eat?

Is the World Ready For a Wrapper You Can Eat?

It sounds like an idea the weird, wacky Willy Wonka would’ve come up with — edible packaging — a food contained in a wrapper that you could just eat. Though…

Men, Is Your Jaw Line “Man” Enough?

Men, Is Your Jaw Line “Man” Enough?

Young, over-achieving, whipper-snappers surround Sam Florio, wet-noodling their way up the elusive corporate ladder. Recently, one in particular somehow managed to slip past the 39-year-old telecommunications executive, leaving him with…

GMA Tested Cheap and Designer Sunglasses for UV Protection and the Results Might Shock You

GMA Tested Cheap and Designer Sunglasses for UV Protection and the Results Might Shock You

From the iconic Ray Ban Wayfarers to Kanye West’s famous shutter shades, designer sunglasses have long been a status symbol, as well as a fashion statement. There’s just one caveat:…

Have a Messy Garage? You Missed National Clean Out Your Garage Day, But There’s Still Time for Improvement

Have a Messy Garage? You Missed National Clean Out Your Garage Day, But There’s Still Time for Improvement

Six years ago, The Lehigh Group — makers of the Crawford brand garage and home workshop organization products — began National Clean Out Your Garage Day, in an effort to get…

Email Marketing Remains a Key Online Marketing Strategy for Small Businesses

Email Marketing Remains a Key Online Marketing Strategy for Small Businesses

Keeping in touch with current customers and reaching out to new ones can be a challenge for small businesses that do not have the extensive resources of larger companies. Whereas…

After ‘High-Risk’ Veterinary Procedure, Goldfish Doing Swimmingly

After ‘High-Risk’ Veterinary Procedure, Goldfish Doing Swimmingly

One pet goldfish in Australia has a new reason to swim after a veterinarian performed a successful tumor removal. The couple who owns George, a 10-year-old goldfish, were unwilling to…

Ikea Announces New Online Shopping Push

Ikea Announces New Online Shopping Push

Ikea Group, the largest furniture chain in the world, announced Tuesday that it will push in the next few years to expand online business to all its markets. The company’s…

Reducing Deer Herds Lowers Risk of Lyme Disease and Auto Accidents

Reducing Deer Herds Lowers Risk of Lyme Disease and Auto Accidents

According to researchers in Connecticut, reducing deer populations in residential communities and neighborhoods reduces the chances of residents contracting Lyme disease. “The Relationship Between Deer Density, Tick Abundance and Human…

State Audit Reprimands UConn for Spending $900,000 on Unused Software Licenses

State Audit Reprimands UConn for Spending $900,000 on Unused Software Licenses

According to a recent state auditor’s report, the University of Connecticut paid over $900,000 in software licensing fees for a program that the school barely used in the three years they…

Hawaii Tourism Agency Teams with Google Maps to Create Oahu Virtual Hikes

Hawaii Tourism Agency Teams with Google Maps to Create Oahu Virtual Hikes

If you’re planning a trip to Oahu that involves hiking, it’s time to scrap all those outdated trail guide books and online reviews. Just take the hike yourself, right from your…